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Cycling's benefit-to-cost ratio is off the scale, discovers DfT

Cycling's benefit-to-cost ratio is off the scale, discovers DfT

A new statistical report from the Department for Transport shows that investing in cycling brings huge economic, social and health benefits, with some cycling schemes having a benefit-to-cost ratio (BCR) ...

Carlton Reid
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Reserved your Core Bike room yet?

Reserved your Core Bike room yet?

Free accommodation at Core is filling up quickly, so bike shops and press interested in staying overnight at Core to take advantage of seeing more brands than ever are being ...

Jonathon Harker
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Sony Action cam available to order via Peak Development

Sony Action cam available to order via Peak Development

Peak Development has just taken stock of Sony's smallest ever action camera, the HDR-AZ1, which is now available to stores to order.

Mark Sutton
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Bike trade reports increased demand for mountain bike product

Bike trade reports increased demand for mountain bike product

While road cycling had dominated headlines and product inventories in the bicycle trade over recent years, the industry is reporting an increase in demand for mountain biking product.

Jonathon Harker
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Alan 'Aldo' Hewitt passes away

Alan 'Aldo' Hewitt passes away

Former bike shop owner and mechanic Alan 'Aldo' Hewitt has died at the age of 54. 

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Ordnance Survey becomes mapping partner for UK Cycling Events

Ordnance Survey becomes mapping partner for UK Cycling Events

Ordnance Survey and UK Cycling Events have partnered to launch a brand new sportive series.

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Sir Chris(tmas) Hoy stars in Evans' yuletide ad

Sir Chris(tmas) Hoy stars in Evans' yuletide ad

We've already seen Halfords' Christmas ad offering for this year, now it's the turn of Evans Cycles.

Jonathon Harker
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Obsydian Bikes seeks independent retail stockists

Obsydian Bikes seeks independent retail stockists

Obsydian Bikes has this week announced the launch of its first frameset - dubbed the Invictus - and is now calling on retailers to get in touch if they'd like ...

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Bike Active: ''Had Scotland voted Yes, it'd have dented sales''

Bike Active: ''Had Scotland voted Yes, it'd have dented sales''

You’d expect a move from an industrial unit to the High Street to positively affect sales, but it hasn’t had a huge effect for Bike Active. Co-owner Rob Hanley isn’t ...

Mark Sutton
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Support for Bike Expo's new format gathers steam

Support for Bike Expo's new format gathers steam

Manchester's revamped Bike Expo - formerly the Bike and Triathlon show but now a broader four-in-one exhibition for cyclists, triathletes, runners and swimmers - is gaining support ahead of its ...

Jonathon Harker
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Driving instructors get on their bikes

Driving instructors get on their bikes

A video about cyclists' road positioning, and a training course on the same subject, are reaching out to driving instructors in an attempt to educate the next generation of drivers. ...

Mark Sutton
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iceBike* 2015 to be held at MK Dons Stadium, Milton Keynes

iceBike* 2015 to be held at MK Dons Stadium, Milton Keynes

Madison and Sportline have announced a new location for iceBike* 2015 – Arena:MK Dons Stadium, Milton Keynes from 24th – 26th February, 2015.

Jonathon Harker
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Who are the top women in UK cycling?

Who are the top women in UK cycling?

BikeBiz is compiling a list of the Top 50 Women in Cycling.

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Madison takes on compression clothing brand Compressport

Madison takes on compression clothing brand Compressport

COMPRESSPORT has signed a distribution contract with Madison.

Jonathon Harker
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Comment: Can being a pioneer really go wrong?

Comment: Can being a pioneer really go wrong?

There’s something to be said for being the ‘first’ to market with a product or an idea. By taking a pioneering step and perhaps a big risk in doing so, ...

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How confident are you about trading in 2015?

How confident are you about trading in 2015?

BikeBiz is asking the nation's bike shops to take part in its Retailer Survey, quizzing retailers on a variety of topics, aiming to provide some insight into the cycle ...

Jonathon Harker
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Interbike: ''A world class demo makes all the difference for brands''

Interbike: ''A world class demo makes all the difference for brands''

Despite flight delays, this year's Outdoor Demo proved popular – what feedback have you had from brands on their time at Bootleg?

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Wiggle's sales rocket 19% to £168m

Wiggle's sales rocket 19% to £168m

New financial results from Wiggle show a 19% rise in sales for the year ended 2 February 2014, making Wiggle the UK’s biggest online cycling and trisports retailer - according ...

Jonathon Harker
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DfT's e-bike regs up for consultation. Again.

DfT's e-bike regs up for consultation. Again.

The Department for Transport has today re-opened the consultation on proposed amendments to the Electrically Assisted Pedal Cycles (EAPC) Regulations 1983 and Pedal Cycles (Construction and Use) Regulations 1983.

Carlton Reid
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